Alex Ray is an Executive Managing Director in our Capital Markets Group with a focus on Global Capital Advisory, representing institutional, sovereign and high net worth international (non-US) capital in direct property investments, joint ventures and other commercial property-related capital markets transactions within the United States.
Prior to joining Cushman & Wakefield, Mr. Ray was a Managing Director of Rockwood Real Estate Advisors (a subsidiary of Fortress Investment Group-owned CW Financial Services) contributing his development, acquisition and asset management experience to capital markets assignments. Previously, Mr. Ray was Managing Director and Group Head of DTZ Real Estate Investors, which provided buy-side advisory and transactional services to off-shore capital investing in US commercial property. Mr. Ray began his career at American Continental Properties where he was Vice President and actively involved with the acquisition, development, construction, financing, disposition and asset management of institutional grade assets throughout the United States and Western Europe.
Mr. Ray holds a Master of Regional Planning in Development from the University of Pennsylvania, where he was the recipient of The Herbert K. Brown Scholastic Award by The Wharton Real Estate Center for outstanding scholarship in the field of Real Estate, and a B.S. in Civil Engineering from Lehigh University.